DIRECTORY 1: Service Targets/Causes

DIRECTORY 1: People in Crisis

PEOPLE IN CRISIS: Victims of Domestic Violence

QI of Eureka, California, U.S.A.

“The club also participated in the SART program. This program for children, who have been sexually assaulted, provides bags with personal effects.”

QI of Manila, The Philippines

“The club has program that teaches abused women skills to support themselves.”

QI of Maryborough, Queensland, Australia

“The club supplies toiletry packs, children’s toiletry packs, and baby needs to the Women’s Crisis Center.”

QI of Parkes, New South Wales, Australia

“We donated items to a shelter for victims of domestic violence. We also held knitting nights at the shelter. The club also provided Christmas presents for the children.”

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PEOPLE IN CRISIS: Emergencies

QI of Alstonville-Wollongbar, New South Wales, Australia

“Club placed defibrillators in local fire stations. This is an area where ambulances are farther away and the people from the fire stations are able to respond much more quickly.”

QI of Fairbanks, Alaska, U.S.A.

“We provide Quota Care Bags to individuals who have lost personal items because of fire or other disasters. Our club also distributed Quota Care Bags to men and women who have been injured in the war in the Middle East. The club has received publicity through newspaper coverage of this program. The bags include toiletry items such as shampoo, combs, brushes, toothpaste, etc.”

QI of Monrovia Duarte, California, U.S.A.

“Club donated bears to the fire department, police department, and pediatric ward of the hospital.”

QI of Orillia, Ontario, Canada

“Purchased a trailer to be set up and used by police. It is taken to festivals and events in the district. It contains all the things police would need in an emergency. The trailer provides ongoing advertising for Quota.”

QI of Sterling, Colorado, U.S.A.

“Donated emergency travel packs for ambulance hospital transfers from regional hospital to large medical centers. Give out about 90 a month.”

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PEOPLE IN CRISIS: Natural Disasters

QI of Condobolin, New South Wales, Australia

“Club purchased nonperishable food and household products, packaged at local supermarket, and distributed these items to needy families affected by drought. They were distributed by the Drought Relief Agency. This helped the club because of the increased fellowship of the members. The good publicity also increased the club’s public profile and there was a good feeling of satisfaction in having done something right.”

QI of Forster-Tuncurry, New South Wales, Australia

“Participated in a drought relief program for disadvantaged women. Three clubs in our area joined together and sent personal items to women struggling to support families in areas affected by drought.”

QI of Southeast Texas, Texas, U.S.A.

“The club helped process Hurricane Katrina refugees into their local area. They also helped the refugees get access to the numerous services that were available to them.”

If you would like more information about a project listed in this directory, please e-mail staff@quota.org. We will send you the reporting club’s contact information.

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PEOPLE IN CRISIS: Incarcerated

QI of Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia

“Club provided games, TV, etc., for children visiting the local prison.”

QI of Flint, Michigan, U.S.A

“The club worked with jails. They placed computer systems into hospitals, jails, etc., where deaf people can make use of them instead of waiting for an interpreter. There is a system on 24 hours a day for those using the system.”

QI of Massillon, Ohio, U.S.A.

“Quota and PAL teaming together. The project started with a grant to help young women who were incarcerated. Members came to the prison with an artist and offered classes for eight weeks. During the process, members became mentors. Now the club is doing a painting exhibition. Quota is framing and selling the paintings with the proceeds going to furnish a halfway house for the women.”

If you would like more information about a project listed in this directory, please e-mail staff@quota.org. We will send you the reporting club’s contact information.

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  • To go to DIRECTORY 2: Types of Projects, click here.
  • To go to DIRECTORY 3: Seasonal Service Projects, click here.
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